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There are 5 ways to get from Auckland to Whakahoro by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Auckland - Central to Taumarunui Auckland - Central - Palmerston North

$176 - $239

Cheapest option

Fly to New Plymouth, drive  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to New Plymouth (NPL) AKL - NPL
  2. Drive from New Plymouth to Whakahoro

$75 - $297

3 alternative options

Train  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Auckland Strand to National Park Northern Explorer

$208 - $259

Drive  •  5h 11m

  1. Drive from Auckland to Whakahoro 218.5 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Wanganui, drive  •  5h 49m

  1. Fly from Auckland (AKL) to Wanganui (WAG) AKL - WAG
  2. Drive from Wanganui to Whakahoro

$285 - $597

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The cheapest way to get from Auckland to Whakahoro is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 5h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Auckland to Whakahoro is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 5h 11m.

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The distance between Auckland and Whakahoro is 252 km. The road distance is 349.7 km.

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The best way to get from Auckland to Whakahoro without a car is to bus which takes 6h 52m and costs $260 - $370.

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It takes approximately 6h 52m to get from Auckland to Whakahoro, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Auckland to Whakahoro is to bus which takes 6h 52m and costs $260 - $370. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $310 - $400 and takes 7h 1m.

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The quickest flight from Auckland Airport to New Plymouth Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Auckland to Whakahoro is 350 km. It takes approximately 5h 11m to drive from Auckland to Whakahoro.

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Jetstar and Air New Zealand offer flights from Auckland Airport to New Plymouth Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Whakahoro. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auckland to Whakahoro.
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  • Distance: 157.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 52m

What companies run services between Auckland, New Zealand and Whakahoro, New Zealand?

InterCity Coachlines operates a bus from Auckland to Whakahoro once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 5h 10m. Alternatively, KiwiRail Northern Explorer operates a train from Auckland to Whakahoro 3 times a week. Tickets cost $85 - $100 and the journey takes 5h 29m.

Airlines
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Auckland to New Plymouth
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Air Chathams
Website
airchathams.co.nz
Flights from Auckland to Wanganui
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Auckland to New Plymouth
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $250
Train operators
KiwiRail Northern Explorer
Phone
0800 808 400
Website
kiwirail.co.nz
Train from Auckland Strand to National Park
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Schedules at
greatjourneysofnz.co.nz
Bus operators
InterCity Coachlines

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The best way to get from Auckland to Auckland Airport is to bus which takes 44m and costs $18.

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